About

Our Story

RT3 Advisors is a new real estate services, development and investment venture designed to lend expertise to owners, tenants, and investors seeking help with meeting their mission critical needs.

The primary purpose of our firm is to serve as adjunct members of our client teams charged with delivering solutions in their data centers, tech-oriented office, R&D, and manufacturing facilities, health care and life science labs, and educational buildings.

The markets we know best are Silicon Valley, San Francisco, Hillsboro, Phoenix, Chicago, Dallas, Austin, and Central Washington.

We specialize in delivering comprehensive, value-driven solutions from concept and transaction negotiations all the way through design, construction, turnover, and operations.

Management Team

Craig McGahey         Founder, President, CEO

Craig’s 25+ year real estate career has most recently focused on the successful delivery of 38 MW of mission critical data center facilities. His work has encompassed commercial development, leasing, project management, finance, and operations for corporate occupiers of data centers, office space, R&D facilities, and life science labs, along with services for educational institutions.

Previously, Craig was with Digital Realty, serving as the Vice President for Development with customer and project oversight responsibilities. Starting as a mechanical design engineer, he evolved into management roles for over 4.0M SF of corporate and mixed-use development projects in the Philadelphia region. After relocating to the San Francisco Bay Area in 1995, he turned his attention to completing over 5.0M SF of technology real estate transactions, tenant representation, leasing, and corporate advisory service assignments with the Staubach Company, Trammell Crow and JLL.

Craig graduated from the Georgia Institute of Technology with a BS degree in mechanical engineering and received his MBA from the Wharton School and MSE in civil engineering both from the University of Pennsylvania. He also attended the Technische Universitaet in Berlin, Germany. Previous board appointments include Trustee of the French American International School and Teach for America (regional).

25+

YEARS IN REAL ESTATE

38 MW

DATA CENTERS

4M SF

DEVELOPMENT PROJECTS

5M SF

TRANSACTIONS

Why RT3 Advisors?

Our core competency is the delivery of customer driven, mission critical facilities in secure, reliable and cost-effective environments. The challenge we strive to solve is the rapid deployment of these facilities in a demanding market. Our experience and wide range of potential solutions bring tremendous benefits to our customers. Our value proposition is based on the following:

  • Experience managing complex projects on behalf of customers
  • Proven management team with track record of success
  • Design, development and operational expertise in the mission critical space, particularly with data centers
  • Faster time-to-market while saving costs
  • Experience in risk mitigation
  • Key relationships with service providers
  • Trusted partner
  • High customer satisfaction

Services

DEVELOPMENT &
PROJECT MANAGEMENT

CONSULTING

BROKERAGE &
TRANSACTION MANAGEMENT

ASSET & PROPERTY
MANAGEMENT